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April 2009

JPMorgan Chase Reports First-Quarter 2009 Net Income of $2.1 Billion

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) today reported first-quarter 2009 net income of $2.1 billion, compared with net income of $2.4 billion in the first quarter of 2008. Earnings per share were $0.40, compared with $0.67 in the first quarter of 2008. J...

Lehman Brothers Law Firm Weil Gotshal Seeks $55 Million in Fees

Lawyers and Accountants who are trying to reform the European crumple of American investment bank Lehman Brothers,the world’s biggest bankruptcy, have charged more than £100 million in fees in six months. New York-based Weil, Gotshal & Mange...

Royal Bank of Scotland shortlists three bidders for Asia business

Royal Bank of Scotland Group PLC (RBS) has a shortlist of three bidders for its Asian retail and commercial banking assets in a sale that could fetch up to $1.8 billion, according to a report on The Wall Street Journal’s Web site. The shortlisted...

US Planning to reveal bank stress test results for Top 19 Banks to restore confidence.

The US government could disclose bank stress test results details about the financial health of its top 19 biggest banks in a bid to reassure investors and restore confidence in the financial system. US government regulators are conducting stress tests...

Chrysler LLC Lenders Plan Debt Offer

Chrysler LLC’s lenders are planning to make a counteroffer this week to the U.S. Treasury, which originally asked creditors owed about $6.9 billion to accept $1 billion to keep the auto maker from liquidating. Late Sunday night, the lenders recei...

WPP's Enfatico will be merged with Young & Rubicam.

It looks WPP is folding Enfatico, the agency it built as a one-stop shop for all of Dell’s advertising and marketing business, into its Young & Rubicam Brands ad firm, according to a report on wsj. Dell will continue to work with Enfatico and...

Bristol-Myers eyes major acquisitions says James Cornelius!

With $9 billion in cash in hand, New York drug maker Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. is looking to do six or seven additional partnerships or acquisitions Chief Executive James Cornelius said. “There’s no urgency to put a ‘for sale’ si...

Wells Fargo sees record first-quarter profit approximately $3 billion!

Wells Fargo Expects, a diversified financial services company with $1.3 trillion in assets, Record First Quarter Earnings of Approximately $3 Billion Strong business momentum at Wells Fargo and Wachovia, including $190 billion in mortgage applications ...

March 2009

American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings Inc's Future, what about others?

American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings Inc said in a regulatory filing today that it may violate the terms of its loan agreements as the future of its primary customers are still in question. General Motors Corp. and Chrysler LLC are American Axle...

February 2009

Deere & Co. fiscal 1Q profit falls 45 percent; $204 Million!

Deere & Co. reported first-quarter worldwide net income of $204 million or $0.48 per share, compared to $369.1 million, or $0.83 per share last year. 16 analysts, on average, polled by Thomson Reuters expected the company to earn $0.63 per share. A...

Halliburton and KBR Agree to Pay and Settle Nigerian bribery scheme

The Securities and Exchange Commission announced Wednesday settlements with Halliburton (HAL) and its former subsidiary KBR (KBR) to resolve charges that KBR subsidiary Kellogg Brown & Root bribed Nigerian government officials over a ten-year perio...

Marsh & McLennan earnings per share fall 6% in quarter!

Marsh & McLennan Cos. Inc. said Wednesday its fourth-quarter profit totaled $80 million, or 15 cents a share, from $85 million, or 16 cents a share, in the same quarter a year before. On an adjusted basis, earnings per share were 37 cents versus 24...

What is State Street's Tangible Common Equity Improvement Plan (to slash dividend)?

State Street to slash dividend, warns on outlook. Boston-based State Street Corp., the world’s largest money manager for institutions, all but eliminated its shareholder dividend and cut bonuses to increase capital depleted by bond losses and costs t...

January 2009

Layoffs hits U.S. economy: Spread to More Sectors of the Economy!

On Jan. 26, U.S. companies slashed nearly 60,000 jobs new layoffs were announced at companies as varied as telecom giant Sprint Nextel, construction equipment maker Caterpillar, semiconductor manufacturer Texas Instruments, and pharmaceutical house Pfi...

IBM Layoffs - 2800 Cut Based On Age

International Business Machines Corp., the world’s largest technology employer, cut at least 1,400 sales jobs last week to trim costs as customers reduce spending. US computer and software giant IBM Corp is planning to cut more than 2,800 jobs, a lab...

Top Professional & Technical Online Document Sharing Sites!

Content Sharing sites have seen a boom not only since the Youtube mega-deal. But why the hell do we need documents sharing? I think, Sharing in this way is social networking of office documents. Remember how Wikipedia was being used by every PR agency ...

Great news: H&R Block to pay nearly $5M in suit over its loans

H & R Block, the biggest tax preparer in the United States, agreed to pay $4.85 million to settle claims in California that it had engaged in deceptive marketing of loans to customers against their expected tax refunds. The lawsuit, filed in 2006, ...

December 2008

Mystery behind Jamie Dimon bonus decline!

While JP Morgan Chase & Co’s CEO Jamie Dimon doesn’t intend to ask for a bonus, like nearly every CEO in the banking industry because of weakness in the stock market and the general economy, Dimon’s deputies are expected to receiv...

CEOWORLD Magazine Web 2.0 award for Top Publishing & Content Management web application!

After scrutinizing the web for Web 2.0 sites both new and old, we developed a “short list” of over 25 sites in each category.  The jury was formed by 15 top Internet and Web 2.0 experts from US, India, UK, Spain, Germany, France, Italy, Ir...

Clearwire Completes Transaction With Sprint Nextel and $3.2 Billion Investment to Launch 4G Mobile Internet Company

Clearwire Corporation (NASDAQ:CLWRD for the first 20 trading days and CLWR thereafter) today announced that it has completed the transaction with Sprint Nextel Corporation (NYSE:S - News) to combine their next-generation wireless Internet businesses. T...

November 2008

TOP PC, Internet, Information Security & Identity Management Blogs!

The goal of this post is to provide all users with up-to-date information on the latest Internet security issues. Adventures in Digital Identity, Security, the DNS, and all things (I find) whacky … Identity matters. Enterprises need it, applicati...

October 2008

After bankruptcy trip can Steve & Barry's new CEO Harold Kahn sail the boat?

Apparel retailer Steve & Barry’s, the discount clothing store that took a trip through bankruptcy court this summer, said it hired Harold Kahn as its chief executive officer, effective immediately. Steve & Barry’s announced today th...

Dr Marc Faber's analysis: interest-rate cuts won't halt slide in equities

Investment analyst and entrepreneur Marc Faber, publisher of the Gloom, Boom & Doom  said a series of coordinated interest-rate cuts by central banks including the Federal Reserve to ease the economic effects of the global financial crisis won&#8...

September 2008

Executive acquisition: Merrill Lynch has snapped up a team of Lehman bankers.

A week after Japan’s leading independent investment bank, Nomura, confirmed it has agreed to acquire Lehman Brothers’ operations in Asia-Pacific and Europe, Merrill Lynch has swooped in and snapped up a team of Lehman bankers. Merrill Lynch & ...

A.G. Lafley of P&G's compensation declined but gets boost in bonus!

Procter & Gamble Co , announced that Chairman and Chief Executive A.G. Lafley’s total compensation in the latest fiscal year declined 15 percent due largely to lower option awards. But a 12 percent increase in bonus in the fiscal year, contr...

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